November 2017


Don’t settle for bad hotel TV!

It’s 2017. Heck, it’s almost 2018. That’s why I’m amazed when I go to a hotel and it looks really nice outside, the carpets are clean, the beds are comfortable… and the TV is a staticky…


What is good signal strength on a cell phone?

It’s not just about the bars. Real techies measure cell phone signals in dBm, and ignore the cell phone bars. Why? Because as I said a few years ago, those bar measurements are pretty much meaningless. Before…


Can commercial customers get DIRECTV NOW?

DIRECTV NOW is a great choice for cost-conscious consumers but it’s really not designed for commercial use. In fact, there is no option for using DIRECTV NOW in a commercial setting. So look, I’m not saying…



Is an amplified antenna best for you?

What you see above is Televes’ 5-output indoor distribution amplifier. It’s powerful little amplifier that’s getting a lot of positive reviews out in the real world. There’s a real controversy about amplified antennas and it doesn’t help…





Stop Believing These Six Cord-Cutting Myths!

Is cutting the cord something you’ve considered? If so, don’t let these six totally untrue cord-cutting myths keep you from enjoying free HDTV. Before we get into the myths, it’s best to define what cord-cutting is….